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09:49
09:49

Minakulu Town Council to Get Health Center lll 1

He says World Vision under their project called Oyam Cole cluster Project approved to construct the new health center lll and also to renovate the Minakulu health center ll which is currently in a poor state
12:06
12:06

Residents Accuse Military of Mass Torture, Killing Widow's Son and Rape 2 4

A postmortem report indicates that the deceased succumbed to internal bleeding from beating. The deceased’s mother holds Chieftaincy of Military intelligence responsible for her son’s death.
07:40
07:40

Five More Arrested in Connection to "Holy Spirit" Led Murder 1 Top story

It all started when the 'Holy spirit" allegedly singled out the deceased during a prayer session led by Pastor Lawrence Aguga. The congregation then descended on Akoi forcing her to run for 6kms towards the prayer ground while being assaulted by the congregation. She collapsed and died before reaching the prayer ground.
11:46
11:46

Oyam Mob Sets Suspected Cattle Thief to Death Oyam district 1

According to Olak, the mob dragged Okello to a nearby bush, tied him on the motorcycle he was riding and set him ablaze, and that be burnt to death.
16:03
16:03

Lack of Computers, Internet Connection Affecting ICT Studies 3

Tom Richard Odyeny, the Headteacher of Akura S S confirmed that many schools including his do not have computers or power sources, which he says is discouraging students from taking computer studies.
16:51
16:51

Government Takes over Reconstruction of Lira-Kamdini Road The World Bank 5 1

The directive was issued by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni while in Oyam District during a meeting with the Members of Parliament and other leaders from the Lango sub-region, on Saturday. The meeting was, among others, discussing the poor state of the road, which stretches 78 kilometres from Corner Kamdini along the Kampala-Gulu highway to Lira town.
13:51
13:51

President Museveni Scraps Use of TIN in War Debt Claimants Compensation 4

The Finance Ministry had tasked all claimants in Lango, Acholi and Teso sub-region to obtain Tax Identification Numbers as a mandatory requirement for processing their payment. The number is a ten-digit code issued by the Uganda Revenue Authority to prospective Taxpayers to enable them to meet their tax obligations.
08:49
08:49

27-year-old in Custody for Raping Elderly Woman 2

According to reports, the suspect threatened to kill Ayo in case she tries to resist or make an alarm. The victim was later rushed to Iceme HC IV for medical examination while Aporo was arrested hours later while trying to flee.
12:08
12:08

Eight Critically Injured in Gulu – Kampala Highway Accident Oyam District 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the vehicle being driven by one Geoffrey Mayambala lost control and overturned multiple times after one of its tyres burst.
15:58
15:58

Abok Massacre Survivors Push For Compensation 7 2

17 years later, the survivors of the massacre are still waiting for compensation from the government for what they say was its failure to protect them from the brutal attack.
23:19
23:19

Water Crisis Hits Ngai Health Centre III water crisis.

Bony Ojok, the Health Centre Assistant says the only borehole at the facility serves both community, patients and health staff. He said the number of people especially the seeking water for domestic use is overwhelming and inconveniencing.
16:17
16:17

Two Arrested Over Murder of a 51-Year-Old Woman 2

The suspects who are held at Oyam central police station are Martin Ogwang 41, and Robin Ogwang 35, all residents of Amulu-ngic Village, who allegedly beat to death the deceased Santa Adong, a member of Liira clan accusing her of eloping with man.
09:27
09:27

40 People Flee Village Over Revenge Attack 2

Patrick Elem, the Opyel-Kene Village LC I Chairperson says Obura fled into hiding prompting his relatives to mobilise and avenge his death where they torched several grass thatched huts. This prompted the suspect’s family members to flee to Atura police outpost.
13:22
13:22

Oyam Residents Demand Compensation for Destroyed Crops OPM 5 1

For more than four years, the residents have been losing crops and fruits to animals especially elephants straying from the Murchison Park with their numbers increasing every year.
17:28
17:28

NUP National Deputy President, Secretary General Arrested in Oyam 1 1

Zedriga, who is also the Deputy President NUP who was part of the campaign entourage for Presidential Candidate Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Robert, alias Bobi Wine was picked up by police at Oyam Boma Ground and whisked to Loro police station on Thursday.
09:20
09:20

Father, Five Others Arrested for Sacrificing Daughter in Oyam 1

The suspects include Bosco Owidi, Anjulina Ejang, 42, Bosco Obote, 24, Bonny Okello, 36, Torencio Okello, 21 and Jennet Adongo 56. It is alleged that Owidi, connived with Adong, a witchdoctor based in Oyam, and a number of his friends to sacrifice his daughter Rescuta Ajok in the pursuit for riches.
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